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D211 Post: District 211 Now Providing Rapid COVID Testing

District 211 is proud to participate in the Illinois Department of Public Health’s (IDPH) Rapid Point-of-Care (POC) testing program for COVID-19, under which schools can use test kits as one measure of response to suspected COVID-19 cases among students and staff members.  All District 211 school nurses, certified nursing assistants, and athletic trainers are trained to use the Rapid POC BinaxNow COVID-19 Antigen test which offers a simple and safe way to determine a patient’s status through the collection of a nasal swab specimen.  Test results are available in 15 minutes.   The District will make the&nbs...